Some Senators are going after a large coal subsidy, could that cause trouble?

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From Tim McLaughlin: BOSTON (Reuters) - Three U.S. senators on Monday urged the Internal Revenue Service to crack down on a $1 billion-a-year subsidy for burning chemically treated refined coal, after a new study showed some power plants using the fuel produced surging amounts of mercury and smog instead of cutting pollution.
NYSE:KOL June 10, 2019 4:11pm

After a 9% gain in 2019, where are coal prices headed?

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From Todd Shriber: Declining costs for alternative energy coupled with countries and states pushing for increased use of clean energy sources are among the factors weighing on the global coal industry.
NYSE:KOL April 26, 2019 1:11pm

Are Coal Stocks About To Get The Shaft Again? (KOL)

From Dana Lyons: An index of coal-related stocks is hitting key long-term resistance.
NYSE:KOL October 27, 2017 6:24am

Why Coal Is Dead, No Matter What Trump Does (KOL)

From Knowledge Leaders Capital: With energy setting records as the worst performing sector year-to-date, we were curious about Geopolitical Strategist Peter Zeihan's thoughts on fossil fuels in the context of the United States' continued retreat from the global theater.
NYSE:KOL August 3, 2017 6:10am

Can Trump Dig Coal Out Of Its Decades-Long Slump?

Flanked by coal workers, President Donald Trump signed the American Energy Independence Executive Order last week, directing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to review the Clean Power Plan, former President Barack Obama’s signature environmental policy.
NYSE:KOL April 3, 2017 3:06pm

Coal Industry Looks Good In The Short Term, But Don’t Expect Much Job Growth

The Market Vectors-Coal ETF (NYSE:KOL) has been one of the few bright spots in the energy sector so far this year, and the stars may be aligning for more short-term price gains ahead.
NYSE:KOL March 10, 2017 9:23am

A Deeper Look At The Last Remaining Coal ETF

A segment of the Energy Equity market that was much maligned during the Obama administration that has been breathed new life is that of Coal.
NYSE:KOL February 16, 2017 12:30pm

After A Huge Run, How Much Higher Can The Coal ETF Go?

From Zacks: Coal-focused ETF VanEck Vectors Coal ETF (KOL - Free Report) is set for an optimistic start to 2017 after around 100% jump in 2016. The black diamond has long been spiraling down due to the growing popularity of alternative energy sources. Global warming and high fuel emission issues associated with coal as well as the development of new and advanced technologies making clean power more usable curbed the demand for coal.
NYSE:KOL January 5, 2017 7:43am

FBR Capital Gets Bullish On Coal

Analysts at FBR Capital Markets on Wednesday offered some bullish commentary on the domestic coal markets, which have seen a steep recovery this year that's been accelerated by Trump's presidential victory.
NYSE:KOL November 23, 2016 7:57am

7 Hot Sectors For Investing In The New Year

Larry D. Spears: If you're planning on investing in 2013, economic uncertainty probably will be a factor in deciding where to put your money - but some sectors stand out as solid prospects regardless of the economic climate.
NYSE:DBA January 4, 2013 12:21pm

Best And Worst Sector ETFs Of 2012 (ITB, TAO, BBH, KWT, TAN, GLDX, KOL)

Carolyn Pairitz: Though nothing compared to recent years, this past year has still been marked by uncertainty, prompting investors to return in droves from safe haven accounts to the U.S. stock market. Investors have their eyes
NYSE:BBH December 28, 2012 11:24am

13 High-Yielding Commodities For 2013

Aaron Levitt: As many individual investors have taken a cue from professional and institutional money managers, alternative investments have gone mainstream – and commodities lead the trend. Interest in this asset class has exploded as individual retail investors
NYSE:DBC December 18, 2012 11:44am

Vikas Ranjan: Companies Meeting Emerging Market Demand (KOL, PKOL, BTU, JOYG, ANR)

Brian Sylvester: Headlines scream gloom and doom, but Vikas Ranjan of Ubika Research sees brilliance on the horizon. As emerging markets develop, opportunities for profit abound: it's only a matter of identifying the most in-demand commodities. Meanwhile, cleantech companies are creating commercial
NASDAQ:PKOL October 28, 2011 1:37pm

Bargain Hunters Delight: Good Buys Await Patient ETF Investors (URA, KOL, HAP, CCJ, BTU)

Todd Shriber: A lot of folks have been asking me lately what my thoughts are on the market. Not surprisingly, it seems like I get more of those questions the more chaotic the market gets. Even the the future Mrs. Shriber’s parents recently asked my thoughts on the current state of affairs in the financial markets
NYSE:HAP October 12, 2011 10:40am

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